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HMP SHEPPEY CLUSTER - ELMLEY Visiting Information

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HMP SHEPPEY CLUSTER - ELMLEY
Church Road,
Eastchurch Sheerness,
Kent,
ME12 4DZ

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VISITING INFORMATION

Booking Procedure

On-line booking now available

Booking Phone No.

01795 802 272 / 274

Booking Opening Time

Mon - Fri: 09:15-12:00 & 13:00-15:30

Minimum Booking Notice

24 Hours

Min Age Unaccompanied

18

Search Procedure

Rub down, metal detectors, passive drugs dogs

Visitors 1st Visit ID

Photo ID, driving licence or utility bills with name and address

Subsequent Visit ID

ID required for every visit

Visitor Adult Age

18 - Adult ID required

Child Visitor ID

Birth certificate for each child

Disabled Facilities

Full access, disabled toilet facilities, wheelchair ramps and access

Parking

Yes with 4 disabled spaces outside the Visitor Centre

Hand In Money on Visit

Yes

Hand In Other Items

Prisoner must apply first

Book next visit on Visit

Weekdays only

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VISITING CENTRE

Opening Times

12:00-16:30

Refreshments

Canteen facilities available

Toilets

Disabled access and baby changing facilities

Disabled Facilities

Full access including toilets

Child Facilities

Unsupervised play area

Refundable Locker Deposit

£2

Booking on-line
You can now book visits to this prison on-line without a Visiting Order (VO).
You will need the prisoner’s full name, date of birth, prison number and prison.
Provide three alternative visit slots and you will get a confirmation email within three days.
It is still be possible to book visits by phoning the booking line but the new system should do much to overcome the frustration and waiting on the phone for hours that is currently experienced although if you are looking to book at short notice it may still be better to telephone where possible.
 
For more information, or to book a visit, go to:


 


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VISIT ROOM

Seating

Tables with fixed seating

Refreshments

Tea bar by outside catering company

Toilets

Disabled access and baby changing facilities

Child Facilities

Unsupervised play area

Cash Allowed In Room

Yes

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VISITING TIMES

Monday

13:45 - 16:15

Tuesday

13:45 - 16:15

Wednesday

13:45 - 16:15

Thursday

13:45 - 16:15

Friday

13:45 - 16:15

Saturday

13:45 - 16:15

Sunday

13:45 - 16:15

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VISITING FREQUENCY

Convicted Basic

4 visits per month

Convicted Standard

4 visits per month

Convicted Enhanced

4 visits per month

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OFFICIAL VISITS

Booking Number

01795 802 327

Visiting Time

Mon-Fri 09:15–11:15 & 14:00–16:00

Hand Items To prisoner

No

Receive Items From Prisoner

After application on wing

Book by Email at:  legalvisits.elmley@hmps.gsi.gov.uk.
 

PVL - Prison Video Link - 01795 882000 ext 2209
 


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LOCAL INFORMATION


Taxis

Sheppey Taxis Ltd
The Old Pilot Station, Sheerness Docks, Sheerness ME12 1RS
01795 580200

Royal Taxis
Unit 17, Duke of Clarence Trading Estate, High Street, Blue Town, Sheerness ME12 1RQ
01795 661111

Val’s Cars 1998 Ltd
133 High Street, Sheerness ME12 1UD
01795 661000

Accommodation

Shirley’s Guest House
11 Alma Road, Sheerness ME12 2NZ
01795 581004

Invicta Guest House Ltd
6 Marine Parade, Sheerness ME12 2AL
01795 661731

The Croft Guest House
89 Queenborough Road, Minster on Sea, Sheerness ME12 3DB
01795 662003
 


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Travel Information

Train:
Take a Sheerness bound train and alight at Sheerness Station. The prison is 8 miles from the station. Bus and taxi services are available from here.

Facilities at Sheerness Station: Waiting room (in Booking Hall) and pay phone. The whole station is step free.
Click here for Networkrail information

Bus:
ABBA Coaches provide a coach service from London Victoria to HMP Elmley. For details call 020 8692 6636.
Click here for an Isle of Sheppey Bus Map

Prison main telephone numbers.
These numbers are not for booking visits but may be useful in emergencies or if you have problems booking a visit or enroute.
Tel: 01795 882000
Fax: 01795 882001

 

Updated: July 2014


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Inside Time Limited provide the details of taxi companies and accommodation without recommendation. These are merely businesses within easy distance. Visitors are strongly advised to contact the business well in advance to check availability and pricing.



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